Archives For Observations

Form Follows Fitness

January 5, 2012 — 14 Comments

Have you noticed the amount of home gym equipment commercials that start airing this time of year? This got me thinking … what types of home workout equipment would a STARchitect design?

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Job Site Culture and Pride

December 22, 2011 — 29 Comments

One of the modern day 7 deadly sins – pride … It is also what separates a good contractor from a great contractor.

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Charley Harper is an American Modernist artist known for his illustrations of all sorts of wildlife. He called it “minimal realism” but I call it awesome.

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Beards of an Architect

December 15, 2011 — 44 Comments

So why do architects not sport beards? It’s time to ditch the clean shaven look and enter into a new era of bearded architects.

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The Convention Centre in Aragon that was designed for the 2008 Expo in Zaragoza is a large multifunction building … and just happens to be made out of mostly prefabricated components.

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Facts about Architecture

December 12, 2011 — 58 Comments

50 amazing facts about Architecture that I am sure you don’t know … pretty sure

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There are phrases we’ve all become familiar with, even use … but do you really know what they mean? If you did, would you still use them?

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